Raleigh, North Carolina, has its very own Caribbean festival, CaribMask, which is going on its 7th year!
The festival celebrates the Caribbean culture through food, dance, music, art and a lot more. This year the festival started on August 22, 2018 and ended August 26, 2018. However, I only attended the Saturday portion of the event, which involved the Parade of Bands and Village Festival, where several food vendors and pop-up shops took over Fayetteville street in Downtown Raleigh! Continue reading “It’s A Celebration, CARIBMASK!”
Only you can determine that YOU ARE ENOUGH!
If you struggle with this thought, self-confidence and self-love equals knowing YOU ARE ENOUGH!
In order for you to be enough, you have to believe you are enough. When it comes to being enough you are simply you; have self-confidence and self- love. Continue reading “You Are Enough”
Let’s face it, life is demanding – work, family, bills, organizational commitments, social life (ha) – we spend a lot of time doing “the things”. Our personal wellness and mental health often fall victim to neglect as we focus on getting “the things” done and maintaining the moving parts of life. For many, the thought of travel is a luxury, an illusion that time away from “the things” will be relaxing and refreshing however the lingering notion that there is no time for vacation haunts the mind. Continue reading “The Importance of Travel and Mental Health by Tabitha James”
While planning for the month of July and part of August, I realized 2018 is almost over. I feel as if the year just started but here we are 7 months deep with 5 more to go!
At the beginning of the year I set a goal to blog once a week or more. So far I have accomplished that goal and I am proud of me if I must say so myself.
My main goal for 2018 is to finish the things I start and handle certain situations differently. There’s a few more things on my to do list for the year therefore, July just put me in crunch mode!
Hello July! Let’s Work!
Traveling will open your eyes to new things!
Dear Sis Dare to be different, dare to be BOLD!
Being bold is being confident in whatever you do or say. Being bold is having the courage to do something outside of your comfort zone or just doing something you may be afraid or uncomfortable at doing. Being bold is taking risks in life. All of these charters link together making you the BOLD TYPE.
Continue reading “Dear Sis: Be Bold”
Genesis is a Singer, Songwriter, and Motivational speaker who is really following her calling and staying BOSSED UP! Genesis calls Atlanta home but she currently resides in Columbia, South Carolina where she is constantly on the go. She works throughout the day like any other normal person and is constantly building her brand throughout her free time. Before I meet Genesis I heard a poem she had written and I thought it was pretty dope. Before perusing a career in singing Genesis was a spoken word artist under the name Miss Understood for three years. Continue reading “Bossed UP Featuring Genesis”
She Slay, Pray, and Proceed! She is a Girl Boss to be reckoned with!
Meet Domonique Janaya a creative self-starter in all things from Charleston, South Carolina. She’s a very spiritual and influential individual who really steps out on faith to make her dreams and goals come true. This entrepreneur is Bossed UP and on her grind to grow her brand. Continue reading “Bossed UP ft. Domonique Janaya”
HAPPY MOTHER’s DAY to all MOMS out there. Over the years I have meet some pretty darn amazing MOMS!
All MOMS have something in common, they want nothing but the best for their children! Moms would do all things possible to make sure their children are taken care of and to ensure they do not go without.
To the MOM who is always POSITIVE, Continue reading “TO The MOM: Happy Mother’s DAY!”